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Gender: Male Meaning of Duane: "swarthy" Origin of Duane: Irish

The name Duane is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "swarthy". Duane and is often added to lists like Irish Names for Dogs and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

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An old Irish surname that was big in the 1960s, but would be an unexpected choice for a child now.

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teacupsandtiaras Says:


I can only think of Duane Reade.

TigerLily2005 Says:


I know Duane isn't going to be well liked, but I think your description is rather harsh.